Advisory Board

The Advisory Board (AB) consists of fourteen members that were appointed by the Organizing Committee (OC). Duties of the AB include, but are not limited to, making recommendations regarding plenary speakers and special focuses for the conference, soliciting nominations for awards, and reviewing the submitted oral and poster abstracts.

Alison Bowden, Chair
Director, Rivers, Coasts & Oceans
The Nature Conservancy in Massachusetts
(617) 532-8360
Gregory Allen
Director, Environmental and Engineering Services
Alden Research Laboratory, Inc.
(508) 829-6000 ext. 6409
Paul Beaulieu
River Restoration Coordinator
Tighe & Bond
(413) 572-3254
Julie Devers
Fish Biologist
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
(410) 573-4508
Michael Garello
Fisheries Engineer and Senior Professional Associate
HDR Engineering, Inc.
(253) 858.5635
Kurt Gernerd
Assistant Director; Engineering, Technology & Geospatial Services
Forest Service
National Headquarters
(703) 328-3418
Matthew Gordos
Fish Passage Manager
Aquatic Habitat Rehabilitation Unit
Fisheries NSW, Australia
(+61) 4 27 243 343
Sally Harold
Director, River Restoration/Fish Passage
The Nature Conservancy in Connecticut
(203) 226-4991
Andrew Jones
CINAR Postdoctoral Scholar
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Woods Hole, MA 02543
(508) 289-3253
Beth Lambert
Aquatic Habitat Restoration Program Manager
Division of Ecological Restoration
MA Department of Fish and Game
(617) 626-1526
Mary Moser
Research Fishery Biologist
NOAA Fisheries, Northwest Fisheries Science Center
(206) 860-3351
Austin Polebitski
Assistant Professor in Civil and Environmental Engineering
University of Wisconsin-Platteville
Sara Turner
Diadromous Fish Biologist
Massachusetts Division of Marine Fisheries
(508) 990-2860 ext. 106
Andrew Vowles
Research Fellow in Ecohydraulics and Fisheries Management
International Centre for Ecohydraulics Research
Faculty of Engineering and the Environment
University of Southampton
SO17 1BJ
02380 592 700 (Internal 22700)